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Breakers on the Lake

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94 Green Street, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 3W1, Canada
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Breakers on the Lake
Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Cobourg
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
18 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stayed twice during our annual visit to our family near Ottawa. The location is great, next to Lake Ontario with its own private beach and in its own well-maintained grounds. The welcome is friendly and helpful. The only changes to our room from last year are a new coffee percolator and the kitchenette worktop now has fluorescent lighting. Lighting... More

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Nepean, Ontario
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79 reviews 79 reviews
18 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The Breakers has been the scene of our annual family reunion, (about a dozen strong) for about a decade. It never fails to provide a welcome setting. The rooms are clean, comfortable and well-equipped. The outdoor areas have barbecues, fire pits picnic tables and lots of seating. The beach is sandy and clean. Cobourg itself offers all you need in... More

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Sundridge, Ontario, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The weekend of March 28-30 was our team's year end hockey tournament and we needed 10 rooms. I had seen the Breakers sign when lost in Cobourg on a previous trip and called them up. Although they do not usually book hockey teams, they took a chance on us and I'm so glad they did. The service was exellent, with... More

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Toronto, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We ended up at The Breakers just before Christmas due to loss of heat and hydro at our home in Toronto after the ice storm. With a toddler and a large dog, our options were limited. We couldn’t stay in our unheated home, but couldn’t find a pet-friendly hotel in the city. Along with two other family members, we escaped... More

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Peterborough, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

A few of my friends and I went to this hotel for an overnight get away from the hectic Christmas schedule. Our room was perfect. It was clean and well appointed. Had all the amenities and you could see Lake Ontario from our big bright window. The staff are friendly and it is definitely a family run operation not a... More

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Ottawa, ON
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

In November, my husband and I were visiting family in Fenelon Falls and making a trip to Port Hope the next day. I checked out hotels in the area and this one sounded interesting, being right on the lake. We like small, unique, non-chain hotels when possible. They also accepted our tiny dog and it was very reasonably-priced. Our room... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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108 reviews 108 reviews
18 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

The Breakers is a charming older property located on the shore of Lake Ontario in the little City of Cobourg, Ontario. The location is very quiet, being somewhat removed from both the 401 and the main City streets. However, it an easy walk to the core of downtown Cobourg, which has many charming stores and restaurants, as well as some... More

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Nova Scotia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

This was our second time at the Breakers for a family reunion and for some family members their 4th or 5th. While the resort is looking a little tired and worn around the edges, it is still a welcoming place in a great setting, particularly for those of "a certain age" ( 50 plus) The service was very good even... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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99 reviews 99 reviews
60 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

We stayed here one night to break a journey. As two couples, we had two large and comfortable top floor rooms, both with small balconies. Every room has a kitchenette and there are lots of BBQs and comfortable lawn chairs to use. The lake and a sandy beach are literally a few feet away. There are good restaurants within walking... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

I just recently spent two nights at the charming Breakers on the Lake Inn in quaint Cobourg. It has many old fashioned qualities such as beautiful rooms, great service and a waterfront view with a private beach, but also has modern rooms with essentials for today, such as wi-fi and is dog friendly (love it!). I spoke to guests who... More

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Address: 94 Green Street, Cobourg, Ontario K9A 3W1, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Cobourg
Also Known As:
Breakers On The Lake Hotel Cobourg
Breakers On The Lake Cobourg, Ontario

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